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2023 Salt Lake City, Utah, Global Health Summit

AVA Global Health Summit

2023 AVA Global Health Summit | September 21-22 | Salt Lake City, UT

The Role of Healthcare in Addressing Trauma, Substance Use, and Suicide

In-Person and Virtual



All times are Mountain Time.



Thursday September 21, 2023


7:30am-8:00am  Check In/Registration/Continental Breakfast


8:00am-8:30am  Welcome remarks facilitated by David L. Corwin, MD 

Presentation of Lifetime Achievement Award to Jacquelyn Campbell, PhD, MSN, RN, FAAN


8:30am-9:30am  Jacquelyn Campbell, PhD, MSN, RN, FAAN  Development of the Field of Intimate Partner Violence and Health  


9:30am-10:15am  Cynthia Lischick, PhD, LPC, DVS  Coercive Control


10:15am-10:30am  Break

10:30am-11:15am  Audrey Jiricko, MD and Kathy Franchek-Roa, MD  Improving Heathcare's Response to Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) and Sexual Assault (SA) Survivors


11:15am-11:45am  Panel Discussion


11:45am-12:15pm  Breakout Sessions


12:15pm-12:45pm  Lunch


12:45pm-2:00pm  Jeremy Allen, MA and Tandra Rutledge, MA  Understanding the Structural Impact of Racism, Racial Trauma and Suicide Prevention


2:00pm-2:30pm  Michael Staley, PhD, and Kim Myers, MSW Addressing Suicide in Utah


2:30pm-2:45pm  Break


2:45pm-3:15pm  Panel Discussion: Trauma, Race, Suicide and Healthcare Disparities


3:30pm-4:30pm  Breakout Sessions


4:30pm-5:00pm  Breakout Sessions 


5:00pm  Presentation of Gratitude Award 





Friday September 22, 2023


7:30am-8:00am  Check In/Registration


7:45am-8:15am  Ginger Meyer, MSW, LCSW, CCTP Welcome: AVA President's Remarks, Business Meeting


8:15am-8:30am  Tasneem Ismailji, MD, MPH Presentation of Vincent J. Felitti Award to Susan Kelley, PhD, FAAN


8:30am-9:00am  Susan Kelley, PhD, FAAN Children Raised by Grandparents: The Role of Trauma and the Caregiving Environment


9:00am-9:15am  Ginger Meyer, MSW, LCSW, CCTP Presentation of Change Maker Award to Victor Vieth, JD, MA


9:15am-9:45am  Victor Vieth, JD, MA Keeping Faith: The Important Role of Spirituality in Addressing Trauma, Substance Use, and Suicide


9:45am-10:00am  Break


10:00am-10:45am  Jennifer Mitchell, PhD, BCBA-D  Meeting the Need: Utah’s Pathway to Trauma-Informed Early Childhood Mental Health Workforce Development


10:45am-11:30am  Susie Wiet, MD Substance Use Disorder and Trauma


11:30am-12:30pm  Allison Jackson, MD, MPH, FAAP Kids Are Survivors Too: Understanding the Impact of Domestic Violence on Children


12:30  Allison Jackson, MD, MPH, FAAP Closing Remarks